Fuels


Current fuel usage by percent

Purchased Power 9%
33,447,401 BTU / hour
9,800 Kilowatts
1.5 Tons / hour
291 Gallons of gasoline / hour
$0 / hour
(Electricity purchased from MISO, the Ames power plant, and the NextEra wind farm)
Coal 41%
144,900,004 BTU / hour
42,455 Kilowatts
6.3 Tons / hour
1,260 Gallons of gasoline / hour
$0 / hour
Gas 50%
177,403,894 BTU / hour
51,979 Kilowatts
7.7 Tons / hour
1,543 Gallons of gasoline / hour
$0 / hour

See usage in equivalent units:


Historical fuel use charts